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India's WPI inflation remains negative for 14th straight month in December

India's WPI inflation remains negative for 14th straight month in December

Food prices last month, however, gained 8.17 percent year-on-year, compared with a provisional 5.20 percent gain in November.

December retail inflation inches up for 5th month to 5.61%

December retail inflation inches up for 5th month to 5.61%

Rising for the fifth straight month, retail inflation or CPI quickened to 5.61 percent in December, mainly on costlier vegetables and cereals, limiting the headroom for the Reserve Bank to lower rate next month.

India's IIP growth suffers sharpest fall in more than 4 years

India's IIP growth suffers sharpest fall in more than 4 years

India's annual industrial output contracted in November, its worst performance in more than four years, while retail inflation picked up, complicating the central bank`s task of steering monetary policy at a time of international deflation.

Near zero inflation in December raises rate cut demands

Reversing a six month declining trend, inflation moved up marginally to 0.11 percent in December mainly due to increase in prices of food items.

Inflation dips to 3-year low of 7.18% in December

Inflation based on wholesale prices declined to a three-year low of 7.18 percent in December, but it has failed to provide relief to consumers as retail prices rose to cross the double-digit mark in the same month.

Inflation at two-year low of 7.47% in December

Headline inflation fell to a two-year low of 7.47 percent in December 2011 on cheaper food items, a factor which may prompt the Reserve Bank to cut policy rates in the upcoming review.